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This postcard features a color illustration of the six story Columbus Insurance and Banking Co. building in Columbus, Mississippi. The title of the card is beneath the bottom edge of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Mr. Leo Stern in Montgomery, Alabama. The card is postmarked Columbus, Miss., July 20, 1908 and a red, two cent George Washington postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner of the card. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Am looking forward to a good time as the encampment is coming on Aug 4th Was so sorry to hear Anita that you had been sick. Ho, I am not enjohing wol breezes now, but hope to be in a few weeks. Have just returned from some little trips. [sic]
Postcards; Bank buildings
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, East Central Mississippi Region
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The Columbus Insurance and Banking Co. 1852-1908 Columbus, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University